Salt-Seeking Ocean Sensor to Ship South

JPL's Aquarius instrument An engineer checks JPL's Aquarius instrument. Image credit: NASA/JPL
  • submit to reddit

May 29, 2009

JPL's Aquarius instrument is prepped for shipment to Argentina June 1. The mission will study how salt affects ocean circulation, the water cycle and climate.

To learn more about the mission, go to http://aquarius.nasa.gov/index.html .



For several months, California has been in a state of New Satellite Data Will Help Farmers Facing Drought

› Read more

SeaWinds scatterometer chart Watching the Winds Where Sea Meets Sky

› Read more

Artist's rendering of NASA's Orbiting Carbon Observatory (OCO)-2 NASA Carbon Counter Reaches Final Orbit, Returns Data

› Read more


Get JPL Updates
Sign Up for JPL UpdatesRegister today and receive up-to-the-minute e-mail alerts delivered directly to your inbox.
Sign Up for JPL Updates